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Celtics Legend Bill Russell Dies At 88

At a glance

  • Russell won 11 titles with the Celtics between 1956 and 1969 and Olympic gold in Melbourne in 1956
  • Won two NCAA titles at San Francisco in 1955 and 56 and was a five-time NBA MVP and 12-time All-Star
  • NBA Commissioner Adam Silver called him ‘the greatest champion in all of team sports’

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